by Gareth Collins

Formed in December 1943 from the merging of Hafenschutzflottille Brest and Hafenschutzflottille Lorient. It was subordinate to Seekommandant Bretagne until the Allied invasion. From then it was subordinate to the Sicherungsverband Lorient and was also the 1. Füsto to the Seekommandant Lorient.

Chef

Korvettenkapitän der Reserve Adolf Hartlmaier (00 Dec 1943-00 May 1945)

Sources used

Research by Gareth Collins
Erich Gröner - Die Schiffe der deutschen Kriegsmarine und ihr Verbleib 1939-1945, J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, München (1976)
Hans H. Hildebrand - Die organisatorische Entwicklung der Marine nebst Stellenbesetzung 1848 bis 1945, Biblio-Verlag, Osnabrück (2000)
Hans H. Hildebrand & Ernest Henriot – Deutschlands Admirale 1849-1945, Biblio Verlag, Osnabrück (1989)
Hans H. Hildebrand, Albert Röhr & Hans-Otto Steinmetz – Die Deutschen Kriegsschiffe, Koehlers Verlagsgesellschaft mbH, Hamburg (1980)
Walter Lohmann & Hans H. Hildebrand – Die Deutsche Kriegsmarine, Verlag Hans-Henning Podzun, Bad Nauheim (1956)

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